Skiffs

Flat Bottom, Entry Level Skiffs are simple, sturdy, stable, light weight craft suitable for rocky rivers,
estuaries and dams. Skiffs come in a range of sizes. All our skiffs and boats are built from 5083
Marine Grade aluminium, or equivalent.

2.5m x 1.9m x 0.5m Flat Bottom Skiff

The 2.5 x 1.0 x 0.5 Flat Bottom Skiff 3-person boat, 60 kg Boat is the smallest craft we make for
people. This light weight craft can be handled easily by 2 people using convenient handles built into
the front and back of the boat.

Figure 1 2.5m x 1.0m Flat Bottom Skiff General Arrangement

Figure 2 2.5m x 1.0m Flat Bottom Skiff Isometric View

3.0m x 1.25m Flat Bottom Skiff

The 3.0m x 1.25m Flat Bottom Skiff is a 4 person craft, easily carried front and back by 2 people. Can
be carried on a Bakkie. No Trailer required. This craft does not need to be registered and is suitable
for motors up to 10HP. No skippers licence is required to operate this craft.
The craft is fully carpeted and can be fitted with seat cushions to improve comfort. This stable,
durable, all welded aluminium craft is suitable for rocky rivers, estuaries and dams.

Figure 3 3.0m x 1.25m Flat Bottom Skiff Isometric View

This boat is fully carpeted and fitted with Reserve Permanent Buoyancy in an enclosed space under
the forward seat. Lifting handles are located in the transom and forward rail. The cut-out edges are
finished with a secure rubber edge strip as standard.

3.0m x 1.5m Flat Bottom Skiff

The 3m x 1.5m All welded Aluminium Skiff is just that little bit wider for increase righting moment
and stiffer stability. This boat is the largest boat we build which does not require registration with
SAMSA.

Skiff Sizes Available

Skiffs are available in the following Sizes and person capacity:

1.25m Wide Skiffs

These 1.25m wide skiffs are available in 3.0m, 3.5m, 3.7m, 4.0m, 4.5m and 5m. With the following
capacities:

  • 3.0m 4 Person Skiff
  • 3.5m 5 Person Skiff
  • 3.7m 6 Person Skiff
  • 4.0m 8 Person Skiff
  • 4.5m 10 Person Skiff
  • 5.0m 12 Person Skiff

1.5m Wide Skiffs

These 1.5m wide skiffs are available in 3.0m, 3.5m, 3.7m, 4.0m, 4.5m and 5m. With the following
capacities:

  • 3.0m 5 Person Skiff
  • 3.5m 6 Person Skiff
  • 3.7m 7 Person Skiff
  • 4.0m 8 Person Skiff
  • 4.5m 12 Person Skiff
  • 5.0m 12 Person Skiff